New Hanover County Schools




NHCS Administration


Superintendent, Dr. Charles Foust

Dr. Charles Foust


Eddie Anderson

Eddie Anderson

Asst Supt - Operation

Christopher Barnes

Dr. Christopher Barnes

Asst Supt -
Human Resources
Dawn Brinson

Dawn Brinson

Asst Supt - Technology & Digital Learning 
Salvatore Cardella

Salvatore Cardella

Chief Communications Officer
Patrice Faison

Dr. Patrice Faison

Chief Academic
Ashley Sutton

Ashley Sutton

Chief Financial Officer


Julie Varnam, Assistant Superintendent of Student Support

Julie Varnam

Asst Supt - Support Services
Malcolm Johnson Portrait

Malcolm Johnson

Chief Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion Officer